Davis Monthan Heritage Day

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206.jpg_thumb Well the day started out at 3am, making sure that I had all my equipment. Cameras Nikon D3000, lens 150-500mm 18-55mm 55-200mm, memory cards, hat, ear protection, wallet. Jumped in the car and off for my 140 mile trip to Tucson AZ. Well after a nice breakfast at McDonalds I drove to visitor gate and waited for the rest of the media. Well the first of the fellow photographers I met was Phil Myers and his father a fellow Navy retiree. He showed me his lens and other nice toys. I do want to give a shout out to Phil he helped me a great deal. Read More

Mustangs & Musclecars Mesa Falcon Field Feb 13th 2010

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Car-show344x150 Bombers,Fighters,Jets and More on display along with lots of cool cars and trucks. This event is scheduled for  Saturday, February 13th  from 10:00am to 3:00pm. Arizona Wing Commemorative Air Force 2017 North Greenfield Road Mesa, Arizona 85215 Phone: 480-924-1940Read More

New Russian Sukhoi PAK FA Prototype model T-50 Flys

By: Category: Military

426px-PAK-FA_T-50THE SUKHOI PAK FA IS A FIFTH GENERATION FIGHTER AIRCRAFT BEING DEVELOPED BY SUKHOI OKB FOR THE RUSSIAN AIR FORCE. THE CURRENT PROTOTYPE IS SUKHOI’S T-50. THE PAK FA WHEN FULLY DEVELOPED IS INTENDED TO REPLACE THE MIG-29 FULCRUM AND SU-27 FLANKER IN THE RUSSIAN INVENTORY AND SERVE AS THE BASIS OF THE SUKHOI/HAL FGFA PROJECT BEING DEVELOPED WITH INDIA. A FIFTH GENERATION JET FIGHTER, IT IS DESIGNED TO DIRECTLY COMPETE WITH THE AMERICAN F-22 RAPTOR AND AMERICAN/BRITISH F-35 LIGHTNING II. THE T-50 PERFORMED ITS FIRST FLIGHT JANUARY 29, 2010. Russia Stealth FighterRead More

Cactus Fly-In, hosted by the Arizona Antique Aircraft Association, Inc. (AAAA) March 5th-6th 2010

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FlyIn2010-wCasa The Cactus Fly-In, hosted by the Arizona Antique Aircraft Association, Inc. (AAAA) with the cooperation of the City of Casa Grande, is the season's premier aviation event. It is considered a "not to be missed" opener to the years' up-coming fly-in events. With emphasis placed on the aircraft of yesteryear, the Cactus Fly-In is certainly in a class of its own.

Antiques, Classics, Warbirds, Replicas, and Homebuilt aircraft will be on display throughout the event. Conveniently located in Casa Grande, Arizona, between Phoenix and Tucson, the Cactus Fly-In enjoys the mild and temperate climate that can only be found in the springtime in beautiful, southern Arizona. Warm days and cool evenings make the perfect environment to reminisce and get reacquainted with old friends in the fun, easy going environment of the Cactus Fly-In!

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